Category Archives: Ferrara Prison

Ferrara Prison, Italy: New Text from Anarchist Comrade Alfredo Cospito

Originally published in Vetriolo, anarchist journal, number 1 /  Autumn 2017 (this text is also online here). Note from Insurrection News: This English version of Alfredo’s  text was translated by us from the French language translation by the comrades from Attaque. … Continue reading

Posted in Alfredo Cospito, Analysis, Anarchist Movement, Anarchist Prisoners, Attaque (France), Ferrara Prison, Informal Anarchist Federation (FAI), Italy, Olga Cell, Operation Scripta Manent, Vetriolo Anarchist Journal (Italy)

Italy: Anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito on 10 Day Hunger Strike against isolation & censorship

03.05.17: Today anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito begins a ten-days hunger strike against the censorship imposed to him by prosecutor Sparagna [in charge of op. “Scripta Manent”], which blocks almost the whole incoming and outgoing correspondence. Alfredo asks all comrades outside … Continue reading

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Ferrara Prison, Italy: Update on censorship / Anarchist comrade Nicola Gai in isolation

(31.03.17): We have learned from our correspondence with anarchist comrades in the AS2 [high security] of Ferrara prison, that with the renewal of censorship over the past three months, the censorship of their correspondence has started again, and many of … Continue reading

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Italy: Operation ‘Scripta Manent’ update 23.12.16

(Received 27/12/16) The anarchist comrade Alessandro Mercogliano informed us by letter that upon his arrival at Ferrara prison on November 19th he refused to give his fingerprints or have photographs taken of him. A few days later the prison authorities reported … Continue reading

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Ferrara Prison, Italy: New text by anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito confiscated by the censors

(Received 12/12/16) The comrade Alfredo Cospito, imprisoned in AS2 [high security wing] in Ferrara for the kneecapping of Adinolfi and who recently received a new arrest warrant for the operation named “Scripta Manent” — an operation which has led, on … Continue reading

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Ferrara prison, Italy: Letter from anarchist comrade Alfredo Cospito

Note: This text was written by Alfredo during his recent hunger-strike which began on October 3rd and ended on October 25th when prison authorities released him from isolation. Valentina, Danilo, Anna, Marco, Sandro, Daniele, Nicola  – friends, brothers, sisters, comrades, … Continue reading

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Italy: Text from anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito in solidarity with the Conspiracy of Cells of Fire

On the 30th of August Alfredo damaged the glass partition windows of the interview room in the high surveillance section of Ferrara prison in solidarity with the prisoners of the CCF who were recently sentenced to more than a hundred … Continue reading

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